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Non-English Speakers

These fact sheets have been written to explain the role of UK health services, the National Health Service (NHS), to newly-arrived individuals seeking asylum. They cover issues such as the role of GPs, their function as gatekeepers to the health services, how  to register and how to access emergency services.

Special care has been taken to ensure that information is given in clear language, and the content and style has been tested with user groups. Open the leaflets in one of the following languages:

england EnglishUrdu UrduFrench French
albania Albanianindia HindiPunjabiPunjabi
egypt Arabiclithuania LithuanianSomaliSomali
bulgaria Bulgarianpoland PolishBengaliBengali
china Chinese (Cantonese)portugal PortugueseGujeratiGujerati
china Chinese (Mandarin)spain SpanishCroatianCroatian
russia Russian TurkishTurkishIranFarsi

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